How To Set And Accomplish Financial Goals

How To Set And Accomplish Financial Goals

For years, I struggled financially with setting personal goals, overspending, and being discontent with the things I already had. For myself, I made enormous financial goals in hopes of achieving this dream of mine, only to find myself no closer than when I had...
SEVEN (7!) Items I ALWAYS Buy at the Dollar Store

SEVEN (7!) Items I ALWAYS Buy at the Dollar Store

I always joke with my husband that when we walk into the dollar store, armed with a couple one dollar bills, we feel RICH 🙂 But there are definitely items at Dollar Stores that, while only $1, are too expensive and can be purchased cheaper elsewhere. Consumer Reports...
How To Stay Busy And Save Money While Quarantining

How To Stay Busy And Save Money While Quarantining

While my family isn't quarantining yet, we kind of feel like we already are. You see, last night we paid to rent a movie from Amazon Prime instead of heading to the nearest Redbox to get one. Did you catch that? We bought one, instead of getting one cheaper or even...
Top 10 Grocery Substitutions To Save You Money

Top 10 Grocery Substitutions To Save You Money

Are you in need of grocery substitutions to save money? I sure was. Let me explain. I have a family of 6. And we eat every single meal at home… plus we homeschool, so that is EVERY SINGLE MEAL at home. It makes for a LOT of dishes. We run our dishwasher twice a day,...
How To Cut Expenses When You’re Low On Money

How To Cut Expenses When You’re Low On Money

When it comes to budgeting, it can be tough to find ways to learn how to cut expenses. Whether you’ve overspent early in the month, or you’re spending more than you’re making, it may be time to find some expenses to put on the chopping block. While some of your...
How To Stay Motivated For Your Money Goals This Year

How To Stay Motivated For Your Money Goals This Year

Setting money goals for the year might seem simple enough, but achieving those goals isn’t as easy as it sounds. Knowing how you can stay motivated to reach your saving money goals is an essential step in actually achieving them. I struggle with remaining motivated,...
10 Of The Best Bargains You Need To Buy At Warehouse Clubs

10 Of The Best Bargains You Need To Buy At Warehouse Clubs

If you are looking to maximize your savings, one of the best ways to do this is by knowing where the best place to buy the things on your grocery list is and some of them will be at bulk foods stores. The best way to know whether you are getting the best price AT ALL...
The Truth About How to Avoid Common Money Mistakes

The Truth About How to Avoid Common Money Mistakes

Financial money mistakes can easily happen to us all, even when we think we are being a smarty. While we think we are being smart with our money, sometimes all it takes is one accident and our savings are drained. Or a layoff throws everything for a loop and our...
Secret Ways To Save Money At Dollar General

Secret Ways To Save Money At Dollar General

Dollar General is one of those stores that can be a treasure trove for great Dollar General deals. You just have to know the Dollar General secret savings for scoring those deals. A lot of coupon success depends on the individual store, even the individual store...
Things You Should Always Buy At Drug Stores

Things You Should Always Buy At Drug Stores

The first thing you need to do to get the best deals at a drug store is to choose a 24 hour pharmacy. When I first started couponing I would meet up at a 24 hr pharmacy with a coupon buddy. We did this late, after the kids went to bed because I could leave them with...
How To Spring Clean Your Finances

How To Spring Clean Your Finances

If you’re anything like me, then you might religiously check your budget and track your personal expenses every month so you can stay on top of things. However, staying on top of things doesn't necessarily mean you are void of having no emergency savings, a mountain...
Ten Items You Should NEVER Buy At The Dollar Store

Ten Items You Should NEVER Buy At The Dollar Store

Excited about finding those dollar deals? You know that feeling you get when you go to the dollar store with only a few bucks and think you can buy tons of stuff? Well, you can, but buyer beware! While some dollar deals are fabulous, remember the old adage that goes...
How To Follow Through On Your Financial Goals

How To Follow Through On Your Financial Goals

It's time to set a smarter goal for your budget and your finances! Can you believe it’s already the new year?! Doesn't it seem like just yesterday we were celebrating the start of last year?! It’s time to start goal setting and making New Year’s resolutions, and that...
Items To ONLY Buy At The Dollar Store!

Items To ONLY Buy At The Dollar Store!

I always joke with my husband that when we walk into the dollar store, armed with a couple one dollar bills, that we feel RICH! 🙂 But there are definitely items at Dollar Stores that, while only $1, are too expensive and can be purchased cheaper elsewhere. Consumer...
How To Create A Tight Budget To Build Your Savings

How To Create A Tight Budget To Build Your Savings

If you are tight on money, then you are learning how to live on a tight budget. But, it's so important to put money away for savings regularly. Having money in a savings account will provide you with a cushion for emergencies and unexpected expenses that may pop up in...
Why Living A Healthy Life Can Save You Money

Why Living A Healthy Life Can Save You Money

When you think of the cost of being healthy, some things that might come to mind are gym memberships, organic foods, vitamins, and other expensive workout programs. While these are in fact ways to incorporate a healthy lifestyle into your everyday life, they are not...
Have You Seen These Genius Ways To Save Money On K-Cups?

Have You Seen These Genius Ways To Save Money On K-Cups?

It's no shocker to you guys that I LOVE my Keurig coffee pods! We've had a Keurig for a few years now and I just love that bad boy! Since I sometimes will be working late into the night, we don't really need a full pot of coffee at 11 PM! That's why a single serve...
The 4 Different Types Of Budgeting You Need To Try

The 4 Different Types Of Budgeting You Need To Try

Did you know there are different types of budgeting? There is. And since there is no right or wrong answer when it comes to how you budget your money, neither is one type of budgeting. Some methods may work better for you than others, but as long as you are sticking...
The Most Surprising & Creative Ways To Save On Produce

The Most Surprising & Creative Ways To Save On Produce

Need to save on produce? Fresh fruits and vegetables are an essential part of a healthy diet, yet buying all those perishable foods can get expensive. So let's focus on some surprising techniques for minimizing your produce costs and maximizing value when it comes to...